Lake Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship. This one-year grant is given annually to support a graduate student whose research engages and intersects with issues relating to religion and philanthropy or faith and giving. It is intended to support the final year of dissertation writing for a doctoral candidate at a U.S. graduate school. The application process for the 2019-2020 Lake Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship is now open. Deadline: January 15, 2019. For more information, visit philanthropy.iupui.edu/institutes/lake-institute/grants-scholarships/index.html.